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Lucinda Hawksley

Author, biographer and travel writer Lucinda Hawksley talks about her work, including Katey: The Life and Loves of Dickens’s Artist Daughter.

Recorded at the Guild's Off The Shelf At Black's Event, March 2012.

Direct download: LucindaHawksley.mp3
Category:Books -- posted at: 5:07am EDT

Carol Topolski - Off the Shelf at Black's

Carol Topolski, author of Monster Love and Do No Harm, offers an insight into her writing process.

Direct download: CarolTopolski.mp3
Category:Books -- posted at: 4:56am EDT

Richard Bradbury

Richard Bradbury talks about his work, including Riversmeet - a biography of Frederick Douglass, escaped slave and anti-slavery campaigner.

Photo (right to left): Jan Woolf (WGGB Books Committee) and Richard Bradbury with the actors who read some of Richard's work ( Nicholas Bailey, Maureen Casey, Aidan Casey)

Direct download: RichardBradbury.mp3
Category:Books -- posted at: 6:01am EDT

Jake Wallis Simons

In the third of the Writers' Guild's Off the Shelf at Black's events, Jake Wallis Simons (pictured with Jan Woolf from the Guild's Books Committee) talks about his latest novel The English German Girl.

Direct download: JakeWallisSimons.mp3
Category:Books -- posted at: 5:00am EDT

Novelist Jemima Hunt

Jemima Hunt talks about her career as a novelist and her current work-in-progress - recorded at the second Writers' Guild Off The Shelf At Black's event.

Direct download: JemimaHunt.mp3
Category:Books -- posted at: 4:40am EDT

Off The Shelf at Black's - Lindsay Clarke

Jan Woolf introduces novelist Lindsay Clarke (The Water Theatre and Whitbread winner for The Chymical Wedding) at the first of the Writers' Guild's Off The Shelf At Black's events.

Details of future events: http://www.writersguild.org.uk/news-a-features/books/194-off-the-shelf-at-blacks

Direct download: LindsayClarke.mp3
Category:Books -- posted at: 11:10am EDT

All About e-Books

Author and Guild Member Helen Smith is joined by Linda Bennet and Graham Taylor of the Publishers Association to discuss e-Books with WGGB Editor Tom Green and Guild General Secretary Bernie Corbett.

What's the current state of the e-book market? Which devices and formats are likely to prevail? To what extent will e-books change the relationship between publishers and writers? How can writers publish e-books themselves?

Direct download: AllAboutEBooks-Oct2010.mp3
Category:Books -- posted at: 6:30am EDT

Nick Yapp - Writing the history of the Writers' Guild Author and Guild member Nick Yapp talks about writing the history of the Writers' Guild of Great Britain​ (recorded at the 2010 AGM).
Direct download: NickYapp.mp3
Category:Books -- posted at: 7:17am EDT

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